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Tour of the Baltic Capitals with Klaipeda

8 days
7 nights

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PER PERSON :

$ 895.00 (double occupancy)
$ 1,255.00 (single occupancy)

Dates:

Jun 05, 2022 - Jun 12, 2022 
Jun 12, 2022 - Jun 19, 2022 
Jun 19, 2022 - Jun 26, 2022 
Jun 26, 2022 - Jul 03, 2022 
Jul 03, 2022 - Jul 10, 2022 
Jul 10, 2022 - Jul 17, 2022 
Jul 17, 2022 - Jul 24, 2022 
Jul 24, 2022 - Jul 31, 2022 
Jul 31, 2022 - Aug 07, 2022 
Aug 07, 2022 - Aug 14, 2022 
Aug 14, 2022 - Aug 21, 2022 
Aug 21, 2022 - Aug 28, 2022 
Aug 28, 2022 - Sep 04, 2022 
Aug 28, 2022 - Sep 04, 2022 

Hotels:

  • Vilnius - Hotel Radisson Blu Lietuva 4****
  • Klaipeda - Hotel Radisson Blu Klaipeda****
  • Riga - Hotel Radisson Blu Latvija****
  • Tallinn - Radisson Blu Olympia 4****

Listed hotels will be used on all tours. If changes become necessary for any reason, substitute hotels will be similar to those listed.

Included:

  • 7 overnights at centrally located 4 star hotels
  • 7 x buffet breakfast
  • Welcome meeting with champagne-cocktail or juice
  • Personalised welcome package 
  • Entrances to Old University in Vilnius and medieval Great Guild Hall in Tallinn
  • Service of English and Italian speaking tour escort on all tours
  • Service of 1st class motor coaches or 1st class minivans throughout the itinerary
  • Portage at hotels

Optional Services:

• Transfer airport to Hotel Radisson Blu Lietuva: EUR 35.00 for private car (1-3 persons), EUR 55.00 for private minivan (4-7 persons)
• 4-hour excursion to the Curonian Spit: EUR 80.00 pp
• Lithuanian dinner at Restaurant Frederiko Pasazas: EUR 35.00 pp
• Organ concert at the Dome Cathedral: EUR 35.00 pp
• 4-hour excursion to Jurmala: EUR 40.00 pp
• Latvian dinner at Restaurant Three: EUR 40.00 pp
• 3-hour excursion to Kadriorg Park and visit to KUMU: EUR 45.00 pp
• Medieval dinner at Restaurant Maikrahv: EUR 45.00 pp
• Transfer Hotel Radisson Blu Olympia to airport: EUR 35.00 for private car (1-3 persons), EUR 55.00 for private minivan (4-7 persons)
• Half board at hotels (7 x 3 course dinner with coffee/tea): EUR 215.00 pp

Itinerary:

Day 1  : ARRIVAL VILNIUS

Arrival in Vilnius, optional transfer to Hotel Radisson Blu Lietuva 4**** or similar, check-in, welcome meeting. Overnight in Vilnius

Day 2  : VILNIUS - KLAIPEDA

Vilnius is known for its more than 1.200 medieval buildings and 48 churches. The morning sightseeing tour includes a panoramic tour of the city and a walking tour of the Old Town with Vilnius Cathedral, Gediminas Tower, Peter and Paul Church, St. Anna’s Church, Old University and the Gates of Dawn. After the tour we continue to Trakai, the medieval capital of Lithuania and we see the well preserved Trakai Castle, beautifully located on an island in Lake Galve. The balance of the day is spent en route to Klaipeda, where we arrive late afternoon. Checkin at Hotel Radisson Blu Klaipeda****or similar. Overnight in Klaipeda (B)

Day 3  : KLAIPEDA

The day is reserved for a full-day optional tour to the Curonian Spit, a thin, 100 km stretch of land between the Baltic Sea and the Curonian Lagoon with small fishing villages, pine forests and endless sand dunes.Our first stop is the Hill of Witches in Juodkrante. After that we continue to Nida, where we visit the High Dunes, Thomas Mann’s summerhouse and get acquainted with the charming resort town before we drive back to Klaipeda. The evening offers an optional Lithuanian dinner at Frederiko Pasazas. Overnight in Klaipeda (B)

Day 4  : KLAIPEDA - RIGA

Klaipeda first became a part of Lithuania in 1923 and had a long history as a German town called Memel. A short sightseeing tour takes us to the Old Town with its narrow, cobblestone streets and old guild houses and we visit the Theatre Square and the Aennchen von Tharau Fountain. We now continue to the Samogitia National Park, where we embark on a walking tour around the picturesque Lake Plateliai. After that we continue to Siauliai and Cross Hills, one of the holiest sites of Catholic Lithuania. We head North into Latvia and reach Riga in the afternoon, checkin at Hotel Radisson Blu Latvija**** or similar. The evening offers an optional organ concert at the Dome Cathedral. Overnight in Riga (B)

Day 5  : RIGA

Founded in 1201 by the German bishop Albert, Riga is the largest of the three Baltic capitals and boasts a true kaleidoscope of various architectural styles. The walking tour of the Old Town includes Riga Castle, Dome Cathedral, St. Peter’s Church, Swedish Gates, Three Brothers, Large and Small Guild House and the Freedom Monument. The afternoon is reserved for an optional visit to Jurmala, the vibrant Latvian sea resort, famous for its wooden architecture and sandy beaches. In the evening enjoy an optional Latvian dinner at the stylish Restaurant Three. Overnight in Riga (B)

Day 6  : RIGA - TALLINN

The tour continues along the coastal highway to the Estonian summer resort of Parnu. We do a short tour of the resort before we continue through the North Estonian land of forests and arrive in Tallinn early afternoon, check-in at the Hotel Radisson Blu Olympia 4**** or similar. Overnight in Tallinn (B)

Day 7  : TALLINN

Tallinn is a charming blend of medieval tranquillity and modern urban life. The medieval Old Town is a busy place in the summer with its many shops, galleries, souvenir markets, outdoor cafés and restaurants. The sightseeing tour takes us around the old medieval city walls and into the Old Town where we see Toompea Castle, Dome Church, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, medieval Old Town Hall and Great Guild Hall. In the afternoon an optional excursion is offered to Kadriorg Park and visit to KUMU, the award-winning new Estonian art museum, with its collections of classic and contemporary fine art. The evening offers an optional medieval dinner at Restaurant Maikrahv. Overnight in Tallinn (B)

Day 8  : TALLINN DEPARTURE

Your tour of the Baltics ends today in Tallinn. Optional transfers to the airport (B)

Notes:

Max. group size - 16 people. The tour is conducted by English-Italian tour escort. For city tours the group is divided by language and the tour is conducted by a monolingual guide.